Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms Common idioms 1 Some of the most common idioms in English are highlighted in the dictionary. Below on the left are some common idioms. Choose the correct meaning from the list on the right. 1. be par for the course a ﬁnd compromises 2. give the game away b make people feel relaxed with each other 3. international dictionary of idioms PDF download.1 Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs Grammar Phrasal verbs consist of a verb and a particle e.g. get down, or . The aim of the Oxford Dictionary of Idioms is to provide clear definitions of phrases and sayings for those who do not know what they mean, but also to offer the curious reader interesting facts about the origins of phrases and examples of their use. This second edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Idioms is. Idioms may also suggest a particular attitude of the person using them, for example disapproval, humour, exasperation or admiration, so you must use them carefully. The Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms explains the meaning and use of around 7, idioms in a clear and helpful way.